Agency 8 Helps kids at the Holidays

Agency 8 Recruiting and Staffing is excited about giving back to 2 amazing organizations this Holiday season with a local focus on our Houston community. First, we are doing our annual toy drive to fund the Christmas store.  The Bay Area Turning Point is a shelter for survivors of Domestic and sexual violence. We volunteer… Read More »

Talent Showcase – November 2022

  At Agency 8 our seasoned recruiters hunt down quality candidates for you through Referrals, Sourcing, and Headhunting. In addition to temp-to-hire solutions, we also offer direct-hire services. As a Full-Service Recruitment and HR Consulting firm we offer quality placements nationwide, backed by a Guarantee of Success.   Finance| Human Resources| Engineering| Technical |Administrative| Logistics… Read More »

Will Remote Workers Get Terminated First?

Currently, most companies are still hiring to catch up with their customers’ supply demands. But, could that all change soon? While we are hoping to avoid a recession, the market has been a volatile rollercoaster ride. So as employers, we must be prepared. If companies need to make budget and employment cuts, who will go… Read More »

Information Technology Talent Showcase

October Talent Showcase At Agency 8 Recruiting, 50%+ of our candidates come from Referrals, Sourcing and Headhunting… Our seasoned Recruiters don’t wait for candidates to come to us – we hunt them down!  As a Full-Service Texas-based Staffing and Recruiting Firm, we are equipped to recruit in the 8 areas of:   Engineering | Human… Read More »

Getting “Ghosted” by your Candidates? You Aren’t the Only One

candidate ghosting

Ever had an amazing candidate in the hiring process just suddenly disappear or “ghost” you? They don’t respond to your emails, your calls and your interview requests.  The term “Ghosting” is the art of disappearing without a word.  If this is happening to you, sounds like you have a ghosting problem.  No need to call… Read More »

Agency 8 Awarded “Best Places to Work in Houston”

  HOUSTON (September 14, 2022) – The Houston Business Journal named Agency 8 among Houston’s Best Places to Work. The Best Places to Work award recognizes companies in the Houston area with the most satisfied employees, focusing on areas such as goals and leadership, communication and support, advancement opportunity and skill development, recognition and compensation,… Read More »

What employers need to know about the CDC’s COVID-19 Guidance that Eliminates Precautionary Quarantine, Focuses on Boosters, Masking, and Testing

As of August 2022, A relaxed version of the COVID-19 guidelines was released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. What employers need to know about the CDC’s COVID-19 Guidance Eliminates Precautionary Quarantine, Focuses on Boosters, Masking, and Testing The CDC is continuing to focus efforts on preventing severe illness and post-COVID conditions, but… Read More »

Attracting The Right Talent With Authentic Job Postings

  With the labor market entering a new reality, the priorities and expectations in the workplace have shifted drastically. It is important for job seekers to find employers who are inclusive, caring, and authentic. And as the job market continues to favor candidates, companies must be strategic with their recruitment efforts – and it all… Read More »

5 Key Points For Heat Stress Season

  Many employers struggle each year trying to find effective ways to keep their employees safe in the hot summer months. While OSHA doesn’t have a set procedure in place at the moment, they still require employers to mitigate the risk of illness and injury from heat exhaustion through the selection of a variety of… Read More »

Talent Showcase – August 2022

At Agency 8 our seasoned recruiters hunt down quality candidates for you through Referrals, Sourcing, and Headhunting. In addition to temp-to-hire solutions, we also offer direct hire services. As a Full-Service Recruitment and HR Consulting firm we offer quality placements nationwide, backed by a Guarantee of Success.   Finance| Human Resources| Engineering| Technical |Administrative| Logistics… Read More »